The Novice by Taran Matharu

The Novice by Taran Matharu

Title: The Novice Author: Taran Matharu Format: Paperback Publisher: Square Fish Summary: Fletcher is working as a blacksmith’s apprentice when he discovers he has the rare ability to summon demons from another world. Chased from his village for a crime he did not commit, Fletcher must travel with his demon, Ignatius, to an academy for adepts, where the…

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Her Final Breath by Robert Dugoni

Her Final Breath by Robert Dugoni

Title: Her Final Breath Author: Robert Dugoni Format: Kindle Unlimited audiobook Narrator: Emily Sutton-Smith Publisher: Brilliance Audio Summary:  Homicide detective Tracy Crosswhite has returned to the police force after the sensational retrial of her sister’s killer. Still scarred from that ordeal, Tracy is pulled into an investigation that threatens to end her career, if not her life. A serial…

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Sunday Post #12 – Another full week

Sunday Post #12 – Another full week

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kim over on Caffeinated Reviewer. It’s been another busy week, but productive. I’m actually getting ahead a little so I can hopefully wiggle out some solid reading time next week. I am annoyed it’s taking so long to read a single book. There was a time…

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Book Recommendations #2

Book Recommendations #2

June is audiobook month! The books I am recommending are all books I listened to in audiobook format, and thoroughly enjoyed. Audiobooks to some have a bad rep, and some would argue don’t count as reading. These audiobooks may have you changing your mind. Champions of the Dragon: Epic Fallacy Book 1 by Michael James Ploof…

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1st to Die by James Patterson

1st to Die by James Patterson

Title: 1st to Die Author: James Patterson Format: audiobook Publisher: Hachette Audio Narrator: Suzanne Toren Summary: Four crime-solving friends face off against a killer in San Francisco in the Women’s Murder Club novel that launched James Patterson’s thrilling series. Each one holds a piece of the puzzle: Lindsay Boxer is a homicide inspector in the San Francisco…

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Sunday Post #11 – Where did the week go?

Sunday Post #11 – Where did the week go?

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kim over on Caffeinated Reviewer. Wait, it’s Sunday? Already? WTH? I don’t even know what I did this week, it went by super fast. Let’s see, I was in a weird funk so I ended up re-listening to a few In Death books. I don’t think…

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An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir

An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir

Title: An Ember in the Ashes Author: Sabaa Tahir Format: audiobook Publisher: Listening Library Narrators: Fiona Hardingham and Steve West Summary: Set in a terrifyingly brutal Rome-like world, An Ember in the Ashes is an epic fantasy debut about an orphan fighting for her family and a soldier fighting for his freedom. It’s a story that’s literally burning to be…

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Sunday Post #10 – Hit the wall

Sunday Post #10 – Hit the wall

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kim over on Caffeinated Reviewer. It’s official, I have hit my stress limit. The funny thing is, I hit it while being the one my boss is leaning on to raise the morale of the rest of the department. I have the task this extended weekend…

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Book Review: Traitor Born by Amy A Bartol

Book Review: Traitor Born by Amy A Bartol

Title: Traitor Born Author: Amy A Bartol Publisher: 47North Format: eARC (eBook) **I was provided a free copy of this book by the publisher in exchange for an honest review.** Summary: In the Fates Republic… Firstborns reign supreme. Secondborns kneel in servitude. Thirdborns face death. And Census shadows them all. Secondborn Roselle St. Sismode was pressed into…

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Book Review: Bossy Pants by Tina Fey

Book Review: Bossy Pants by Tina Fey

Title: Bossy Pants Author: Tina Fey Publisher: Hachette Audio Format: Audiobook Narrator: Tina Fey Summary: Before Liz Lemon, before “Weekend Update”, before “Sarah Palin”, Tina Fey was just a young girl with a dream: a recurring stress dream that she was being chased through a local airport by her middle-school gym teacher. She also had a dream that…

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